Günter Grass (1927–2015) was a novelist, sculptor and graphic artist. In 1999 he was awarded the Nobel Prize in Literature. Grass’ books include The Tin Drum (1961), Dog Years (1965), From the Diary of a Snail (1973), The Rat (1987), Crabwalk (2002), Peeling the Onion (2007) and Of All That Ends (2016).